English courses in Edinburgh

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Learn English in Edinburgh

Take an English course in Edinburgh, a city characterized by its combination of romantic history and beautiful natural scenery. Edinburgh Castle looks down over a city buzzing with life and culture, from traditional whisky tours to the world-famous Edinburgh Festival in the summer. There is a large student population hailing from all over the world, making this an ideal environment to learn English.

  • Our English school in Edinburgh is in the heart of the city, just minutes from Edinburgh Castle and other famous landmarks
  • Accommodation is available in the form of homestays and a student residence
  • It is easy to get around the city by walking or by bus. There is a good train network to the rest of the country
  • Edinburgh is the capital city of Scotland and is home to around half a million people
  • Students should arrive at Edinburgh Airport




Adult English schools in Edinburgh

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English school in Edinburgh Best for combining historical culture with outdoor activities and nature Large City 53 nationalities attended this school last year
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Things to Do and See

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Hang out with friends in trendy student bars and cafes


Tour the world famous Edinburgh Castle and take in great views of the city

Food & Drink

Take a whisky tour and learn to tell your ‘blends’ from your ‘malts’


Make the most of designer shops on streets such as the Royal Mile and Princes Street


See two professional football clubs play or watch a rugby game at Murrayfield

Outdoor Activities

Hike and backpack along the beautiful West Highland Way, or climb Arthur’s Seat, the tallest hill surrounding the city

Arts & Theatre

Watch comedians, musicians, theatre and street performers at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Accommodation in Edinburgh

Student residences are specially selected apartments, hostels, and dorms that provide a fantastic living experience. Enjoy a more independent lifestyle and the social aspects of living with new friends.
  • Live with fellow students for more independence
  • Most residences are self-catering
  • Live and socialize with your new friends
  • Single, twin, double, and dorm rooms are available at various locations
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Join our homestay program and live with a British family during your time in Edinburgh. Share meals with your hosts and practice your English outside of school in a relaxed and informal situation.
  • Live with a local family specially chosen by us
  • Enjoy breakfasts and dinners with the family
  • Practice English daily in an informal situation
  • Immerse yourself in a new culture
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